Bobbie Ray Reid

Bobbie Ray Reid, 81, West Plains, Missouri, passed away Friday, August 10, 2018 at his home.


He was born October 16, 1936, at Hocomo, Missouri, to Russell R. Reid and Ruth E. O’Dell Reid.  Mr. Reid was a veteran, having served with the United States Army and was a retired Fire Chief with the City of Independence.  He was a member of the Retired Firefighters (IAFF) and the Elks lodge.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing and golf.


He is survived by his daughter, Terrie Ann Reid, Cleveland, Oklahoma; three grandchildren, Lindsey McCallister and husband, David, Ozark, Missouri, Kody Devall, West Plains, Missouri and Kayla Maholy and husband, Brent, Virginia Beach, Virginia; five great-grandchildren, Peyton, Piper, Maddox, Phenex and Mykah; and one brother, Terry R. Reid, Nixa, Missouri.


His parents, one sister, Patricia Brooks and one brother, James O. Reid, preceded him in death.


No services will be held at the request of Mr. Reid.  Arrangements under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.  Online condolences may be expressed at